Tag Archives: Koforidua Technical University

Koforidua Tech. University enrolls 3,476 freshers for 2017/18

A total of 3, 476 fresh students have been admitted into the Koforidua Technical University to pursue various Bachelor of Technology programmes and Higher National Diploma programmes for the 2017/18 academic year. This is the largest number of first years the University has admitted since its inception 20 years ago. Out of the over 5, 033 applicants who applied for admission into ...

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422 artisans graduate from Koforidua Technical University

Over 422 artisans have graduated from the Informal Sector Department of the Institute of Open and Distance Learning (I.O.D.L) at the Koforidua Technical University. The graduates who were drawn from six municipalities in the Eastern Region, received TVET training in techniques in modern hairdressing, beauty therapy/cosmetology, trending design and fashion, masonry, carpentry, electricals, auto-mechanics, refrigeration, way -side business models, booth ...

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KTU, others partner to hold training workshop for solar energy professionals

The Koforidua Technical University (KTU), is faced with a deficit of qualified human resource. The Vice-Chancellor of the KTU, Professor Smile Dzisi, noted that this lack of qualified personnel has hampered attempts to ensure the sustainability of renewable energy systems in Ghana. She lamented that this has placed the country in a disadvantaged position to explore the huge potential of ...

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MTN commissions e-library at Koforidua Technical University

Ghana’s leading telecommunications network, MTN, has commissioned a 90-seater electronic library facility for staff members and students of the Koforidua Technical University in the Eastern Region. The GHc 560,000 e-library was initiated with IGF funding covering finishing and furnishing, servers and accessories, and e-journal subscription among others. It is equipped with 90 ultra modern computers, and is expected to provide ...

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Investment in technical education urgent – Rector

The Rector of Koforidua Technical University, Prof.  Smile Dzisi has charged government to invest more in technical and vocational institutions to encourage students to patronage such institutions. According to the professor Technical and Vocational education equips students with practical skills and knowledge required on the job market for nation building. Speaking at the official launch of the 30th and 29th ...

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Koforidua Technical University signs MOU with Siemens subsidiary

The Koforidua Technical University has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Metrisys Ghana Limited, a subsidiary of Siemens and a distributor of its engineering and laboratory equipment. In an interview with Citi News after the signing, the Vice Chancellor of the university, Professor Smile Dzisi stated that the move is first among several other partnerships with companies to help make the ...

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Koforidua Technical University to offer scholarships for women

As part of measures to bridge the gap between male and female in academia, management of the Koforidua Technical University has decided to award scholarship to ten brilliant but needy students to pursue higher education at the university. This move according to management of the university is to help increase the number of female students in science and technology related programs ...

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Koforidua Technical University starts on-the-spot admissions

The Koforidua Technical University will today [Tuesday], start on-the-spot admissions for prospective applicants giving them the opportunity to enroll for professional degrees. The University had announced the admission applications will be online only, but it says the decision to go this route, is to forestall any delays as it noted that, in the past; “you have people applying and two months or ...

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